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Sourcing Excellence Manager (m/f/d)

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Date: May 13, 2022

Location: Darmstadt, HE, DE, 64295

Company: Döhler Group

Reference ID: 38139

Doehler is a global producer, marketer and provider of technology-driven natural ingredients, ingredient systems and integrated solutions for the food and beverage industry. We provide its customers with a wide product range including natural flavours, natural colours and textures as well as healthy and functional ingredients for foods and beverages. Join Doehler and contribute with your vision and ideas to drive major projects. We are looking for talents who are committed to our ultimate customer focus and who are ready to deliver their best performance in a thriving environment.


Your Role

  • As a main subject matter expert you are responsible for the management and continuous optimization of our solution for E-procurement catalogues SAP Ariba Guided Buying Tool
  • You drive the worldwide rollout of the catalogue utilization in close cooperation with Sourcing Managers according to the overall strategy and global processes
  • You prepare, manage and administer the onboarding of new catalogue items and new suppliers
  • You design, create and analyse reportings and derive appropriate measures for continuous catalogue improvements
  • You identify training requirements, develop and improve training materials and conduct training sessions with relevant stakeholders
  • You consult key stakeholders and business partners in terms of general catalogue improvements and provide feedback in respect of performance  
  • You support further digitalization projects within Sourcing 


Your Profile

  • At least 1-3 years of relevant experience in operational functions; especially in purchasing
  • University degree in Business Administration, Information Technology, Accounting, Finance or similar
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills paired with a technical understanding
  • Hands-on project management and time management skills
  • Convincing communication and presentation skills at all business levels
  • Strong customer focus and willingness to drive changes to excellence in a challenging environment
  • Ability to build up a professional and cross-departmental network
  • Profound knowledge in Microsoft Office and SAP; ideally in procurement systems
  • Excellent English skills, German skills would be advantageous


Your Benefits

  • A various and highly responsible field of activities at an innovative and growing company
  • Exciting challenges involving Döhler’s very broad product portfolio
  • A customer and service-oriented working environment with plenty of freedom for ownership and for personal initiatives
  • Flat hierarchies, efficient teams and short decision processes within a family-owned business
  • A challenging job with an international orientation at our headquarters in Darmstadt
  • State-of-the-art technologies with a strong focus on digitalization


Please apply online and provide us with your earliest possible entry date and your salary expectation. Sarah Schneider will get back to you as soon as possible.

Please take into consideration, that we cannot accept any other channel or send back hard copy applications.